Jake Zawlacki


Jake Zawlacki stayed near home for his undergraduate career at the University of San Diego. After graduating, he served in the Peace Corps in Mongolia for two years and then conducted anthropological research in the Kyrgyz Republic under a Fulbright fellowship. After three years in Central Asia he attended Stanford University and graduated with an MA in Russian, Eastern European, and Eurasian Studies. Through all of this he has been an avid reader and writer and has published fiction and nonfiction stories, as well as journalistic and academic articles in various websites and print publications.